Ashabandha, Āśābandha, Asha-bandha: 8 definitions

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Ashabandha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Āśābandha can be transliterated into English as Asabandha or Ashabandha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āśābandha (आशाबन्ध).—

1) the tie or bond of hope, confidence, trust, expectation; गुर्वपि विरहदुःखमाशाबन्धः साहयति (gurvapi virahaduḥkhamāśābandhaḥ sāhayati) Ś.4.16; Ve.6.25; V.3; U.3; Me.1.

2) consolation.

3) a spider's web.

Derivable forms: āśābandhaḥ (आशाबन्धः).

Āśābandha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms āśā and bandha (बन्ध).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Āśābandha (आशाबन्ध).—m.

(-ndhaḥ) 1. Confidence, trust, expectation. 2. A spider’s web. E. āśā hope, &c. and bandha a binding.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Āśābandha (आशाबन्ध).—m. 1. confidence, [Meghadūta, (ed. Gildemeister.)] 10. 2. a spider’s web, ib.

Āśābandha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms āśā and bandha (बन्ध).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Āśābandha (आशाबन्ध).—[masculine] hopefulness (lit. the binding or gathering of hope).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Āśābandha (आशाबन्ध):—[=ā-śā-bandha] [from ā-śā > ā-śaṃs] m. band of hope, confidence, trust, expectation

2) [v.s. ...] a spider’s web, [Meghadūta 10.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Āśābandha (आशाबन्ध):—[āśā-bandha] (ndhaḥ) 1. m. A spider’s web; confidence, expectation.

[Sanskrit to German]

Ashabandha in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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